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September 12, 2018

20th session of the Management Board of the Croatian Competitiveness Cluster for Food Processing Sector

On September 11, 2018, at the premises of the Faculty of Food Technology and Biotechnology, the 20th session of the Management Board of the Croatian Competitiveness Cluster for Food Processing Sector was held. The participants were welcomed by the President of the Association, Mr. Zvonimir Novak. In front of the Agency for Investments and Competitiveness were Nives Milinković and Andreja Kraljević from the Division for Competitiveness Clusters. The members of […]

September 7, 2018

Announcement of Central & Eastern Automotive Forum

We are delighted to invite you to join us on the CEE Automotive Forum, which will take place on 9-10 October in Prague. This event is always a reflection of what is happening in the industry, which is why this year we have introduced some new topics. Agency for Investments and Competitiveness is a supporting organization of the Forum. You are entitled to a 15% discount. Simply quote your VIP […]

August 28, 2018

Managing Director Lucić visited Germany as a member of the Croatian delegation led by the Prime Minister

The Managing Director of the Agency for Investments and Competitiveness, Zdenko Lucić visited Germany as one of the members of the Croatian delegation led by the Prime Minister, Andrej Plenković. Croatian Prime Minsiter Andrej Plenković met with Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin and said in a statement to the media that it is a great occasion for further strengthening the relations between Croatia and Germany that have always been partner […]

July 20, 2018

The Act on State Aid for Research and Development Projects in force from 26 July 2018

The Act on State Aid for Research and Development Projects was published in OG 64/18 and will enter into force on 26 July 2018. The aim of this Act is to increase private sector investment in research and development and to increase the number of entrepreneurs investing in research and development as well as to foster co-operation between entrepreneurs and institutions for research and knowledge dissemination in research and development […]

July 5, 2018

The representatives of the Agency for Investments and Competitiveness at Lider Invest forum in Vinkovci

The representatives of the Agency for Investments and Competitiveness – Davor Pitting and Bojan Batinić participated at the fourth Lider Invest forum held in Vinkovci, after Bjelovar, Rijeka and Šibenik, where the Lider Invest project is being promoted this year. The Head of AIK’s Division for Investors Support, Mr Davor Pitting, presented the investment possibilities and potential of Croatia in general, with a focus on Slavonia and Baranja regions and […]

June 28, 2018

The representatives of the Agency ath the Open Doors in the Office of the President of the Republic of Croatia

The representatives of the Agency for Investments and Competitiveness participated at the Open Doors Day for diaspora and Croatian minority communities abroad, held in the Office of the President of the Republic of Croatia on 28 June, 2018. On that occasion, the investment possibilities and advantages of Republic of Croatia, including information about activities of the Agency were presented by the representatives of the Agency at the promo booth.

June 26, 2018

PRESENTATION OF CROATIAN INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES TO ITALIAN INVESTORS

On June 21st, Managing Director of the Agency for Investments and Competitiveness presented the investment opportunities to the Italian investors at the event organised by the Mr. Renzo Felici and the Rotary Club of Portofino together with Ms. Iva Pavić, Consul General of the Republic of Croatia in the Italian Republic, Milan and the Honorary Consul of the Republic of Croatia in the Italian Republic, Genoa, Mr. Alberto Massucco. The […]

June 20, 2018

Representatives of the Agency participated at the round table Empowering Innovative Europe in Sofia

Representatives of the Agency for Investments and Competitiveness – Director for Investments, Mrs. Božica Lapić and Head of Division for Strategic Investment projects, Mr. Bojan Batinić participated at the round table “Investment Promotion Agencies: Empowering Innovative Europe!”, held on 20 June 2018 in the National Palace of Culture in Sofia, Bulgaria. The event was organized by the Invest Bulgaria Agency on the occasion of the Bulgarian President of the Council […]

June 14, 2018

Director Lucić in London presented opportunities for investment in Croatia

The 2nd Investment Forum, United Kingdom – Central Europe, held on June 12, 2018, was the center of gathering representatives of 11 Central European countries, with purpose to present to potential UK investors the investment opportunities of the region. The event is organized by eleven Embassies of Central European Countries in London, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia and Croatia, in cooperation with one of […]

June 14, 2018

City of Kraljevica signed PPP contract for Street Lighting Project

City of Kraljevica has signed 16 year PPP contract for Street lighting project with SPV Petrol javna rasvjeta d.o.o. The aim of this project is to upgrade the existing street lighting system in line with the modern energy efficiency standards. The capital value of the project is 4,2 mil kuna (without VAT).

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